Drive behind an electric Hyundai Kona and you wouldn’t know it was an electric car. With around 5 months of ownership and 5,000 kms, I thought I’d share my opinion on the journey so far.
Charging at home is the most common way to make Electric Car ownership and charging fairly painless, turning your car charging into a behaviour like charging your laptop or phone – just plug it in overnight and get the charge you need by morning. This is my experience of getting a home charger installed.
In the first of our ‘ownership stories’, Scott tells us about his experiences moving to an electric vehicle with a Tesla Model X 75D: “I’d be perfectly happy driving this car for a very long time.”
BMW’s occasional use charger is included with every BMW i3 and allows you to charge the car, albeit slowly, from a regular wall socket. Here’s my take on the unit and how I use it.